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3-4-8 Chuo, Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture
+81 263-35-8502
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
14 Jun 2016
“A really nice way to learn more about soba”
23 Oct 2015
“Great soba and tempura”
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££ - £££
3-4-8 Chuo, Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

We were recommended to find this place by someone the night before in another town, as she thought it best represented Matsumoto, as well as the local food culture. Lovely place. The interior is a beautiful in its simplicity, staff are super friendly, and, as...More

Thank Sydney-TD
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

A soba restaurant by the river. Nice interior with both western and tatami seats. Soba is great. Tempura is good - fresh, crispy and not oily. They have a real grind to show you how the buck wheat flour is made. It also has an...More

1  Thank Summer_Traveller_hk
Reviewed 30 August 2015

A great find. There were 3 of us and we all enjoyed our meals. One of us had the cold soba with duck, the rest of us had the hot soba. Highly recommend this restaurant, tourists and locals frequent the place.

Thank amg14
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Recently refurbished "Metoba soba" has been serving authentic "soba" in downtown Matsumoto for so many years. This traditional soba restaurant attracts not only tourists but also local people for its fascinating menus. Most popular menu is "Mikasane soba" which is three different toppings are sprinkled...More

1  Thank nyago2
Reviewed 11 May 2013

This restaurant specializes in zaru-suba, a Matsumoto delicacy. These are buckwheat noodles served cold. You can have them straight up or as a "triple decker" with three toppings: 1) seaweed, wasabi, pickled daikon & soy-dip, 2) grated yam, sesame seeds & soy-dop, 3) green tea...More

3  Thank no_public_name
Reviewed 4 April 2013

We went for lunch and Metoba Soba simplicity gives deep character. The Soba and the Tsuyu (soy-dip) combination produces fragrant and pleasant culinary experience. Our favorite is Ten-Zaru-Soba. Direction: The restaurant along the Metoba-gawa River. 3-4-8 Chuo, Matsumoto-shi / +81-263-35-8502

3  Thank jump3r
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US$9 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: 3-4-8 Chuo, Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Koshin'etsu  >  Nagano Prefecture  >  Matsumoto
  • Phone Number: +81 263-35-8502
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